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10 Questions To Ask Your Psoriasis Doctor

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Psoriasis is just a minor irritation to the skin for some people, but it can have a significant impact on quality of life for those more severely affected. As psoriasis is unpredictable and chronic disease, it is necessary to understand the disease, its treatment and its effect on other body parts. If you are suffering from psoriasis you should get ... Read More »

What does Psoriasis look like – Psoriasis Pictures

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What does Psoriasis look like – Psoriasis Pictures Rina had noticed few red, small, scaly bumps on her hands and legs since the last few months. The eruptions would get crazy itchy! The first thing that came to her mind was – psoriasis. Her grandfather had extensive psoriasis which she had witnessed throughout her childhood. Being an IT professional she ... Read More »

Nail Psoriasis vs Fungus – How to differentiate between the two?

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Nails are one part of our body that every female wants to flaunt. Be it with eye catching nail colors or trendy nail art. On the other hand, many times, the health of the nails are overlooked considering it as a unimportant part of our body. But being negligent about them can be very nasty and painful. Nail affections: Negligence ... Read More »

Why does my scalp itch – 5 Common causes of an itchy scalp

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Do you often have to scratch your scalp? Does irresistible itching of the skin on your head put you in an awkward situation? Apart from the irritation that forces you to scratch, you may experience flaking, redness, scaling, discoloration or even hair loss. If you’re constantly scratching despite many anti-dandruff shampoos then it may be more than simple dandruff.  The ... Read More »

Treatment for Guttate Psoriasis

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Before we look at the treatment of Guttate psoriasis, let us first understand briefly what is guttate psoriasis? Guttate psoriasis is a type of psoriasis (skin disease) which manifests itself as rash of red small spots covered by fine scales on the top. It has also been given the name of red drop or tear drop psoriasis (from the latin ... Read More »

Scalp Psoriasis – A Smarter and Effective way to Care and Cure

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Psoriasis is one of the most common auto immune skin diseases (disease where your immunity attacks your own body). And talking about scalp psoriasis, it is a common variant among the various types of psoriasis. It can vary from very mild thin flakes sometimes mistaken as dandruff, to very severe thick flakes which are associated with bleeding and severe scratching. ... Read More »

5 Questions To Ask Your Psoriasis Doctor

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Unless you are someone who always manages to keep their wits about them, your first visit to your Psoriasis doctor was most likely, not very fruitful. When the diagnosis is handed out to you, it can rattle you, leaving your mind numb. By the time you finally come to terms with what has happened, you would most likely have left ... Read More »

Skin care tips for Psoriasis

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Psoriasis is a chronic and relapsing disorder of the skin characterized by severe itching with formation of scaly papules and plaques on the skin. Psoriasis is an immunological disease. The exact cause of developing psoriasis is not known. In this blog we will know about the skin care tips for psoriasis. Following tips will prove useful for the patients suffering ... Read More »

Why does Psoriasis of nails take time to heal?

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Psoriasis is not only a disease affecting the skin but it can affect the nails and bones as well. Psoriasis of the nails is relatively more difficult to manage and treat as compared to one only on the skin. Exact cause of development of nail psoriasis is not fully known. Studies show that psoriasis can happen as a result of ... Read More »